Glottology
Glottology Glot*tol"o*gy, n. [Gr. ?, ?, the tongue + -logy.] The science of tongues or languages; comparative philology; glossology. [1913 Webster]

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  • glottology — glottologic /glot l oj ik/, glottological, adj. glottologist, n. /glo tol euh jee/, n. Obs. linguistics. [1835 45; GLOTTO + LOGY] * * * …   Universalium

  • glottology — SYN: glossology. [G. glossa, glotta, tongue, + logos, study] * * * glot·tol·o·gy (glot olґə je) glossology …   Medical dictionary

  • glottology — n. linguistics; study of language (Archaic) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • glottology — n. See glossology …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • glottology — glot·tol·o·gy …   English syllables

  • glottology — /glɒˈtɒlədʒi/ (say glo toluhjee) noun Obsolete → linguistics. {glotto (from Greek, combining form of glotta tongue) + logy} –glottologic /glɒtəˈlɒdʒɪk/ (say glotuh lojik), glottological /glɒtəˈlɒdʒɪkəl/ (say glotuh lojikuhl), adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • glottology — jē noun ( es) Etymology: glott + logy : linguistics …   Useful english dictionary

  • Glossology — Glos*sol o*gy, n. [Gr. ? tongue + logy: cf. F. glossologie. See 3d {Gloss}.] 1. The definition and explanation of terms; a glossary. [1913 Webster] 2. The science of language; comparative philology; linguistics; glottology. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Glottological — Glot to*log ic*al, a. Of or pertaining to glottology. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Luigi Pirandello — Infobox Writer name = Luigi Pirandello birthdate = birth date|1867|6|28|mf=y birthplace = Agrigento, Sicily, Italy deathdate = death date and age|1936|12|10|1867|6|28|mf=y deathplace = Bosio, Rome, Italy occupation = dramatist, author nationality …   Wikipedia

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